Theatrical rigging, rental, and flying specialist company Branam Enterpises, Inc. ( of Santa Clarita, CA, has promoted Randy Beckman to the position of president. Beckman, who has been with Branam for nine years, was previously senior production manager.

"Randy has helped our company expand into many new areas of entertainment service and we have seen tremendous growth with his leadership," says Joseph Branam, owner of Branam Enterprises. "He has been overseeing the flying, rigging, and rental divisions of our company for several years now; he added the metals-fabrication department and is spearheading the development of Branam Motion Control. His vision, abilities, and dedication to the company are exceptional."